AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes the current Auto Scaling resource limits for your AWS account.

For information about requesting an increase in these limits, see Auto Scaling Limits in the Auto Scaling User Guide.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeAccountLimitsAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.AutoScaling
Assembly: AWSSDK.AutoScaling.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract DescribeAccountLimitsResponse DescribeAccountLimits(
         DescribeAccountLimitsRequest request
Type: Amazon.AutoScaling.Model.DescribeAccountLimitsRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeAccountLimits service method.

Return Value
The response from the DescribeAccountLimits service method, as returned by AutoScaling.


ResourceContentionException You already have a pending update to an Auto Scaling resource (for example, a group, instance, or load balancer).


This example describes the Auto Scaling limits for your AWS account.

To describe your Auto Scaling account limits

var response = client.DescribeAccountLimits(new DescribeAccountLimitsRequest 

integer maxNumberOfAutoScalingGroups = response.MaxNumberOfAutoScalingGroups;
integer maxNumberOfLaunchConfigurations = response.MaxNumberOfLaunchConfigurations;
integer numberOfAutoScalingGroups = response.NumberOfAutoScalingGroups;
integer numberOfLaunchConfigurations = response.NumberOfLaunchConfigurations;


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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